40th Anniversary
Christendom College

June 27, 2013

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Christendom’s High School Summer Programs Filled – with Waiting List

Christendom College’s wildly popular and highly ranked Experience Christendom Summer Programs have been filled this year, welcoming a record 216 students to take part in the 5 one-week sessions. The program, now in its 15th year, has changed the lives of over 1500 students by giving them the opportunity to see what life is like as a student at Christendom College. [caption id="attachment_3377" align="alignright" width="350"] Students from the second session.[/caption] “We added a fifth session this year because we ended…

Summer Conference To Feature Marcus Grodi and Top Catholic Historians

On July 13, Christendom College will host a one-day summer conference on Catholic history, featuring prominent historians from across the country. Being held in memory of the college's founder, Dr. Warren Carroll, the conference will be emceed by EWTN's Marcus Grodi. Conference speakers include Dr. Thomas Madden of Saint Louis University, Dr. Brad S. Gregory of the University of Notre Dame, as well as Christendom College’s own Dr. Timothy O’Donnell. College faculty members Dr. Christopher Shannon, Dr. Adam Schwartz, and…

Two Alumni Set to Join the Dominican Friars

Last week the Dominican Province of St. Joseph announced the 18 men who have been accepted for the 2013 novitiate class, which included two Christendom College alumni. Marc Solitario (’11) and Stephen Tomlinson (’12) will be vested on the feast of St. Dominic, August 8, at St. Gertrude priory in Cincinnati. Originally from Massachusetts, Solitario has been teaching high school theology and history at Lowell Catholic High School in Lowell, Massachusetts, while being enrolled in a graduate program at Providence…

College Alumna Interviewed About Her Religious Order’s Chart-Topping Music Albums

[caption id="attachment_3387" align="alignright" width="300"] Sr. Miriam Ester (right) sings the Divine Office.[/caption] Christendom College alumna Sister Miriam Esther (Lorraine Podlinsek, ’05) appears in an interview in the Cardinal Newman Society’s Catholic Education Daily. In the interview, Sr. Miriam discusses the chart-topping classical albums performed by her and her order, the Benedictine Sisters of Mary, as well as the impact Christendom had on her vocation. The Benedictine’s albums, “Advent at Ephesus” and “Angels and Saints At Ephesus,” have both raced to…

Christendom Professors to Deliver Lectures at the Institute of Catholic Culture

Christendom College president Dr. Timothy O’Donnell and philosophy professor Mark Wunsch will co-present a lecture series in Annandale, Va., this month as part of the Institute of Catholic Culture’s summer lecture series. The series is entitled, “Fides et Ratio: The Role of Faith in a Rational World.” O’Donnell will deliver his lecture on June 6 and Wunsch will present his on June 13.  Both lectures will held be at 7:30 p.m. at Saint Ambrose Catholic Church and also via live…

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